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  1. Nast, Thomas Nastnoun

    United States political cartoonist (1840-1902)

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    Thomas Nast was a German-born American caricaturist and editorial cartoonist often considered to be the "Father of the American Cartoon". Born in 1840, he is best known for his work for Harper's Weekly, where he produced influential cartoons that utilized vivid artistry and symbolism to comment on politics and society. Notably, he contributed to the creation and popularization of the modern versions of Santa Claus and the political symbols of the donkey for the Democratic Party and the elephant for the Republican Party. He was also a strong critic of political corruption and played a significant role in bringing down "Boss" Tweed, the corrupt leader of New York City's Tammany Hall.

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  1. Thomas Nast

    Thomas Nast was a German-born American caricaturist and editorial cartoonist who is considered to be the "Father of the American Cartoon". He was the scourge of Boss Tweed and the Tammany Hall political machine. Among his notable works were the creation of the modern version of Santa Claus and the political symbol of the elephant for the Republican Party. Contrary to popular belief, Nast did not create Uncle Sam, Columbia, or the Democratic donkey, though he did popularize these symbols through his art.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Thomas Nast in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Thomas Nast in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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